When In Romance

When In Romance is a biweekly romance podcast dedicated to romance novel news, enthusiasm, and romance book recommendations from Book Riot!

Great Movie, Weird Faces

Jess and Trisha are reunited(!) and get caught up on romance news, adaptations, and their reading over the last couple of months.

There’s Only One Dog

Special guest Jenn Northington joins Trisha to talk about anthologies and books to help you break a reading slump.

The One With All The Witches with Liberty Hardy

Jess is joined by Book Riot's resident velocireader, Liberty Hardy, who listens patiently while Jess discusses news and then actually gets the chance to talk when the pair discuss witch romances (with many detours along the way).

Our Favorite Romances of 2023 So Far

Jess and Trisha check in on the current state of romance publishing and then talk about some of their favorite romances of 2023 so far.

Romances with Real People on Earth

Jess and Trisha talk about Regency romance and why so many romances are set in that 9 year(!) period and then share what romances they’re excited about in the second half of 2023.

The Second Half of the Last Page

Jess and Trisha jump back into book club and then take a minute to pay tribute to Julie Garwood.

A Benign Stalker

Jess and Trisha discuss how racism impacts sports romance publishing and talk about some basketball romances they love.

Ranking the Most Impactful Romance of the Last Decade

Jess and Trisha spend the show ranking the most influential romance novels that have come out in the last decade.

Not As Much Eye Reading

Jess and Trisha announce a new book club book and get into why contemporary romance isn’t always the same as a romcom.

Normal People with Quirky Friends

Jess and Trisha talk about why romance book adaptation news so often goes nowhere and recommend STEM romances.